March 30 & 31, 2020 – Suspending Service Announcement
In order to ensure that we can provide the needed protection to staff and the public, TranGO will be suspending regular service on all bus routes on Monday, March 30 and Tuesday, March 31. We are also committed to providing the essential service to those who are required to work; if you are a worker who needs a ride to work, please call our office at (509) 557-6177 so arrangements can be made for the next few days.
We are awaiting supplies to we can ensure the buses are cleaned and sanitized to help prevent the spread of COVID 19. We are committed to the communities in our county while keeping everyone safe. TranGO is currently working on plans to help provide bus service to the needed trips during the next few weeks. Check out our website at www.okanogantransit.com and our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/okanogantransitauthority for updates as we move forward. We apologize for inconvenience to our riders. Stay home and stay safe!
We continue to receive updates from the Okanogan County Health District, Washington State Department of Health and CDC. If additional changes are required, we will continue to post them on our Facebook page and website http://www.okanogantransit.com.
We apologize for any inconvenience this will cause our riders. We will resume normal service as soon as possible. For questions, please call the office at (509) 557-6177.
We are also asking you to please try to observe social distancing on your bus ride. We are all in this together. For more information on Coronavirus (COVID-19) please see:
Health and Safety Alert
We take the health and safety of the public very seriously. TranGO drivers sanitize buses daily and also have sanitizing wipes available for each passenger as they board the bus. Please use the wipes for your hands and for seat belts and the rails you touch while riding the bus.
If you are sick, please contact your doctor’s office before riding the bus to a clinic or hospital. We want public transit to be safe for everyone to ride.
With the concern of Coronavirus (COVID-19), TranGO is following the guidelines of the Public Health Department and want to encourage the pubic to do the same:
- Wash your hands often with soap and water, use alcohol-based hand sanitizer when soap and water aren’t available
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands
- Disinfect objects and surfaces
- Cover your mouth/nose with a tissue of sleeve when coughing or sneezing
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick
- Stay home and way from others if you are sick
We are receiving daily updates from the Health Department and will follow all recommendations to help prevent the spread of disease. For additional information, please review;